Local News

A group of men in red, white and blue hockey jerseys stand on a sandy desert mountain and smile for the camera.

Before Games, Maccabiah Athletes Find Unconventional Team Connections

For USA Maccabi athletes, going to the Maccabiah Games in Israel is a bit like going on a blind date, except they're almost certain...

National News

NATO Office on Texas Air Force Base Removes Print of Storied Nazi Combat Pilot...

The headquarters of a U.S.-based training program for NATO pilots removed from display a framed print glorifying a Nazi fighter.

Supreme Court Decision Throws Doubt on 30-year-old Victory for Jewish Family

The Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Seattle-area football coach who lost his job after leading prayers.

‘After Shabbat, We Will Act’: American Jews Gear Up for Post-Roe Activism

An array of Jewish groups across the country are kickstarting into action.


Irv Slifkin is a middle-aged white man who is bald and wear glasses. He is sitting in front of a movie poster.

Philadelphia-based FilmShul Pays Homage to Jewish Hollywood

Growing up, Irv Slifkin seldom watched a movie with his family uninterrupted.  His mother would kvell whenever she saw a Jewish star on the silver...

AI Facial Recognition IDs Rocker Geddy Lee’s Mother in Anonymous Holocaust Photos

Rockstar Geddy Lee found never-before-seen photos of his mother’s family.

Last Word: Barbara Boroff’s Craft Shows Are Back

It started as a fun hobby with her husband and grew into a business that could attract a Big Ten football-sized crowd, about 100,000...

Ben & Jerry’s Owner Reaches Deal to Keep Ice Cream in Israel and the...

Ben & Jerry’s will continue to be made and sold in Israel and the West Bank.

Israel Eases Restrictions on Ending Pregnancies

Israelis seeking to end pregnancies will no longer be required to appear before an approval committee ...

UN Concludes Israeli Military Killed Palestinian Journalist, Israel Fights the Claim

The U.N. Human Rights Office concluded that a Palestinian-American journalist was killed by Israeli security forces.